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  1. News - World


    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... burial, memorial service for Armstrong CHICAGO- Neil Armstrong, the first person to walk on the moon, will be buried at sea, a family spokesman said. The burial will take place after a public ... to symbolise Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign was sentenced to two years of probation and 300 hours of community service for destroying documents and fabricating others in a lawsuit he ...

  2. HK enacts Iran sanctions law after 9 months

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Irene Jay Liu

    ... After nine months of delay Hong Kong has quietly enacted regulations that implement last year's United Nations sanctions against Iran. The city's action comes amid increasing ... decisions.' In January, the United States blacklisted 20 shipping companies in Hong Kong for operating as fronts for the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines, which was censured by the UN in 2008 ...

  3. Uncertain future in HK for Iranian shipping line

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Irene Jay Liu

    ... after the resolution was passed- would enable it to act against the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL). The United States, which is spearheading efforts against IRISL, said ... vigilance in enforcing the law'. US consulate spokesman Matthew Dolbow said: 'We welcome the Hong Kong government's amendments to the United Nations Sanctions Ordinance, intended ...

  4. Race has no place in diplomatic dealings

    Posted Mar 27th 2011, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... comfortable with an ethnic Chinese not only accepts these prejudices but undermines US interests. Firstly, it is a denial of the multi-ethnic character of the United States, which should mean ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Mar 24th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... providing for civil service pensions of HK$470 billion and deducting fixed assets like buildings and infrastructure assets, it still held HK$930 billion in reserves, including the Exchange Fund. ... and a panic exit, those barriers would have cost lives. There was no logical need for them. The Convention Centre management needs to consult the fire services to ensure that clear, unimpeded exits ...

  6. Beijing appeals for ceasefire in Libya

    Posted Mar 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was stuck in a dilemma where it did not want a decision different from the United States and the African regions, while trying to stick to its long-standing non-interference policy. The dilemma ... a 'crusade'. Splits are also appearing in the coalition, mainly comprising France, the United States and Britain, as domestic opposition increases in the latter two. While US President Barack Obama ...

  7. Lontoh Coal details plans for growth after HK float

    Posted Mar 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... controversial president Robert Mugabe and his government are the subject of sanctions by the United States and the European Union. This came after a controversial compulsory land redistribution. ...

  8. Post takes 11 prizes at 2010 news awards

    Posted Mar 17th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... team of photographers sweep up five awards this year, with Sam Tsang earning two- the top award in news photography for a close-up of a woman's tear during a memorial service ...

  9. Forcing the issue

    Posted Mar 16th 2011, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... in the United States have been raised to the effect that Taiwan needs to be sacrificed for the sake of better relations with mainland China, which is rising steadily to superpower status. Charles ... state visit to the US, Ma took out Reagan's six assurances and read them out loud, one by one, beginning with 'The United States would not set a date for ending arms sales ...

  10. Reality check

    Posted Mar 13th 2011, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... Susan Jung On foodie discussion websites, there's usually a post by someone complaining that an 'ethnic' restaurant he/she visited (mostly in the United States) is not 'authentic'. As someone who eats out a lot, I have problems with that word. Authenticity is impossible to pin down when you are talking about national cuisines. Take, for instance, Chinese food. ...




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